First Aid at Work for Adults

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First Aid at Work for Adults

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This training course covers the practical skills needed by a first aider in the workplace. The course will give candidates the confidence and knowledge to deal with first aid emergencies.

The First Aid at Work for Adults course:

This training course will equip candidates with the knowledge & techniques required to administer first aid treatment in the workplace. On successful completion of this course candidates should have the required knowledge and techniques to understand and administer First Aid effectively and confidently.

Course content:

Introduction

  • Duties and responsibility of the first aider
  • The role of the first aider
  • Contents of first aid kits
  • Recording of incidents and accidents
  • Assessing the situation in an emergency

Administer first aid to a casualty who;

  • is unconscious (including seizures)
  • requires cardio pulmonary resuscitation
  • is wounded or bleeding
  • is choking
  • is in shock
  • has minor conditions – to include: minor cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns and scalds, small splinters

Administer first aid to a casualty with;

  • injuries to bones, muscles, joints including suspected spinal injury
  • sudden poisoning
  • burns and scalds
  • eye injuries
  • anaphylactic shock and use of auto-injectors (Epipen)*
  • Recognise the presence of major illness and provide appropriate first aid including heart attack and use of aspirin*, stroke, epilepsy, asthma & diabetes

DURATION

3 Days

Recent feedback for First Aid at Work for Adults course:

  • Fab course, fab instructor she needs a pay rise! DC – Janes Pond
  • All topics very helpful – Heather is a great instructor, made it very interesting and fun to do – GL – Thorne Construction
  • Very very informative and student friendly – JL – Thorne Construction
  • Very informatively run! Engaging throughout, interesting true stories! 10/10 DS – Darbyshire

For more information about this course fill out the form below or call us on 01453 826781

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